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gyp also gip  audio  (jp) KEY  Slang

TRANSITIVE VERB:
gypped, also gipped gyp·ping, gip·ping gyps, gips
To deprive (another) of something by fraud; cheat or swindle.
NOUN:
  1. A fraud or swindle.
  2. One who defrauds; a swindler.

ETYMOLOGY:
Probably short for Gypsy

OTHER FORMS:
gypper(Noun)


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